Mythos & Marginalia

life notes; flaws and all

j.g. lewis

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a daily breath...

A thought du jour, my daily breath includes collected and conceived observations, questions of life, fortune cookie philosophies, reminders, messages of peace and simplicity, unsolicited advice, inspirations, quotes and words that got me thinking. They may get you thinking too . . .

future progress

It is often history that clouds our judgment, and even prevents us from seeing the true and right path we must take going forward.

   The steps we have already made, even those unplanned, play a meaningful role in the direction we have chosen. But, they do not always have to chart the course of future progress.

   Progress, yes, it is what we must do, even unknowingly.

 

02/05/2023                                                                                  j.g.l.

 

 

Important

The coldest morning of the winter
reminds you what is truly important:
– a warm parka
– garbage mitts
– a positive attitude
– good coffee

Spring is coming.
So is the weekend.

02/03/2023                                                                                      j.g.l.

cloud songs

        Our dreams, scattered
     amidst our memory, last night
            or the one before.
     The dream, the day
     inconsequential as
          the music that plays
            in the coffee shop.
            It is all noise
       cluttering the silence
       we think we want to hear.

02/02/2023                                                                       j.g.l.

I'm like a pencil;
sometimes sharp,
most days
well-rounded,
other times
dull or
occasionally
broken.
Still I write.

j.g. lewis
is a writer/photographer in Toronto.

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Mondays are just young Fridays

Posted on August 31, 2015 by j.g.lewis Leave a comment

 

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They may feel more comfortable
and familiar at night. By nature,
dreams provide many a good
reason to return to bed, but why
let them lay latent on the pillow?

A culmination of images, ideas,
and emotions, a dream is the
involuntary sensation of the
unconscious mind. Dreams allow
you to be anywhere, accomplish
anything, and they are available
to anyone.

A dream can inspire. Dreams
need not be what you hear and
see only while you sleep.

Shake off the slumber. Banish
excuses. Rise up, expose your
thoughts to the sunlight, and,
with an open mind, take your
dreams into the day.

You’ve dreamed them, now
do them.
                                                                      j.g.l.

 

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